Roy Allen Moore, 73, of Farnam, Nebraska, died March 24, 2022 in Farnam, NE.
He was born March 30, 1948 in Great Falls, MT, son of Charles Clyde and Aleen Moore. He grew up in Great Falls and later Gothenburg, NE where he graduated from Gothenburg High School. Following high school, Al was drafted into the United States Army and served in the Vietnam War. During this time, Al received a purple heart commendation medal. After the service, Al moved back to Gothenburg where he met his wife Judy and were united in marriage on November 7, 1975 in Stockville, NE. The couple later moved to Farnam where he started his own body shop that he ran for years.
Al enjoyed drag racing where he raced himself up until last year, restoring classic cars, and spending time with his family.
Survivors include daughter, Jodi (Brad) Dewey of Farnam, Jay (Marci) Pike of Curtis, eight grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, brother, Leonard (Dona) Moore of North Platte, sisters, Charlene Sawyer of Gothenburg, Jolita Moore, and Connie (Cecil) Morton of Eustis, along with many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Roy was preceded in death by his wife Judy, son, Jeffry Pike, brother David Moore, his parents, Charles and Aleen, brother-in-law, Mark Sawyer, granddaughter, Tasha Pike, and grandson, Shane Miller
Visitation will be held at Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel, Gothenburg, Nebraska; Tuesday, March 29, 2022, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm with the family present from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm.
Services will be held at Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel, March 30, 2022 at 11:30 am.
Interment will follow at Fort McPherson National Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the family for later designation.